Teri university appoints Ashok Chawla as its new chancellor

Teri university appoints Ashok Chawla as its new chancellor

With this, Teri ended its last association with former Chancellor and Head R.K. Pachauri.

Aug 31, 2016, 18:19 PM IST
Chancellor Angela Merkel tells Britain no 'cherry-picking' in Brexit talks

Chancellor Angela Merkel tells Britain no 'cherry-picking' in Brexit talks

Chancellor Angela Merkel told Britain on Tuesday it will not be able to cherry-pick the parts of the European Union it wants, such as the single market, without accepting principles like free movement when it negotiates its exit from the bloc.

Jun 28, 2016, 18:16 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi appointed Chancellor of Viswa Bharati University

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been appointed as the new chancellor of Visva Bharati University for the next three years.

Mar 20, 2015, 14:46 PM IST

Won't reconsider decision without academic independence: Amartya Sen

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen on Saturday night ruled out reconsidering his decision not to seek a second term as Chancellor of Nalanda University since that would require a change in the position of the government on the academic independence of Nalanda University.

Feb 21, 2015, 21:45 PM IST
Germany's soccer World Cup winners honoured at movie premiere

Germany's soccer World Cup winners honoured at movie premiere

Germans basked in World Cup glory again on Monday when the national team were honoured before attending the premiere of the official movie about their victory in Brazil in July.

Nov 11, 2014, 04:55 AM IST

Hate speech relief for Azam, but HC raises office-of-profit query

In a relief to senior Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan, the Allahabad High Court Thursday refused to accept a prayer for issuing directions for the lodging of an FIR against him over an alleged hate speech.

Sep 25, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Europe warns Putin on eve of Ukraine truce deadline

The leaders of Germany and France warned Vladimir Putin Sunday that Russia could be hit with punishing sanctions within days unless he forced Ukrainian rebels Moscow is accused of backing to suspend their deadly uprising.

Jun 30, 2014, 05:45 AM IST

Merkel praises would-be Hitler assassins

German Chancellor Angela Merkel paid tribute on Saturday to the army officers who attempted to assassinate Adolf Hitler towards the end of the Second World War.

Jun 28, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

Merkel to attend Germany`s first World Cup match

Chancellor Angela Merkel will attend Germany`s opening World Cup match, against Portugal on June 16 in the Brazilian city of Salvador, she said in an interview published Tuesday.

May 20, 2014, 17:07 PM IST

SRMC Chancellor granted bail in car import scam

Madras High Court today granted bail to Chancellor of Sri Ramachandra Medical College Hospital and University V R Venkatachalam, arrested by CBI in the car import scam involving alleged customs duty evasion of Rs 48.40 crore.

May 08, 2014, 23:37 PM IST

Ruling in Bayern soccer boss tax-dodging case seen on Thursday

A German judge signalled he would rule on Thursday whether the president of Bayern Munich soccer club had evaded 27 million euros in tax, after a third day in court ended in less than two hours of testimony.

Mar 13, 2014, 10:45 AM IST

Students at UK university want Imran Khan sacked

Students at a British University have demanded that Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan be sacked as their Chancellor as he has failed to attend any of its graduation ceremonies since 2010.

Mar 05, 2014, 18:39 PM IST

When Nehru almost became chancellor of Cambridge

Jawaharlal Nehru almost became Cambridge University chancellor in 1950.

Oct 14, 2011, 23:31 PM IST

Indian grocer bids to be chancellor of Cambridge

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, has been the
chancellor since 1976 and is due to retire from the post at
the end of June.

Jun 20, 2011, 17:45 PM IST

German Chancellor still hoards food 20 yrs after Iron Curtain fell

Angela Merkel still does her laundry with an East German liquid detergent.

Oct 02, 2010, 13:46 PM IST

Merkel says paedophilia not just a Church issue

Chancellor Angela Merkel said that
sexual abuse of children was a problem facing all of German
society, not just the Roman Catholic Church, amid a
snowballing scandal over paedophile priests.

Mar 17, 2010, 18:03 PM IST

Kamalesh Sharma is new Chancellor of UK university

Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary-
General of the Commonwealth, is set to be installed as the
Chancellor of the Queen`s University of Belfast (QUB).

Dec 10, 2009, 20:12 PM IST

Kamalesh Sharma elected chancellor of UK University

Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth and India`s former high commissioner to Britain, has been appointed as the new chancellor of the Queen`s University Belfast (QUB).

Aug 25, 2009, 12:24 PM IST